University of Colorado System
Wilderness First Aid - Medical Emergencies
University of Colorado System

Wilderness First Aid - Medical Emergencies

This course is part of Wilderness First Aid Specialization

Taught in English

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Elaine Reno, MD
A.W. Lukens
Angela Wright, MD

Instructors: Elaine Reno, MD

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5 hours (approximately)
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8 quizzes

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.8

(24 reviews)

Beginner level

Recommended experience

5 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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There are 4 modules in this course

In this module, we will talk about medical emergencies associated with the chest and when to evacuate.

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5 videos4 readings2 quizzes

In this module, we will learn about neurologic medical emergencies, psychiatric medical conditions, and learn an acronym to help remember conditions that can cause altered mental status. You will also watch a case study interview on how to assess and treat hypoglycemia.

What's included

4 videos2 readings2 quizzes

In this module, we will learn about medical emergencies associated with the gastrointestinal and genitourinary systems.

What's included

4 videos1 reading2 quizzes

In this module, you will learn about medical conditions associated with the eyes, ears, and nose.

What's included

1 video3 readings2 quizzes

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4.3 (7 ratings)
Elaine Reno, MD
University of Colorado System
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